Research into the prices of individual consumer legal services, based on 1,491 telephone interviews with legal service providers, covering the conveyancing, family, and wills, trusts and probate market segments. Read more here.
LSB investigation into investments activity by ABS, including a survey of ABS and interviews with a small number of investors. Read more here.
LSB analysis of the market outcomes associated with the delivery of the regulatory objectives. This covers the period since the LSA was passed and uses a wide range of literature and data to assess progress. Read more here.
Joint BSB and LSB commissioned research involving a survey of 400 barristers and 30 depth interviews with barristers looking at the scale and type of public access work. Read more here.
Independent economic investigation into changes in access to justice in the personal injury legal services market over the 1999-2013 period. Read more here.
LSB analysis using the market segmentation framework to look at how competition has been effectively promoted between 2010/2011 – 2013/2014. Read more here.
Investigation into how empirical research can be used to track ethics across an increasingly diverse legal services market. Read more here.
A baseline report that provides a baseline of the legal services market against the LSA Regulatory Objectives at 2011/2012, before the full impacts of the Legal Services Act have been felt. This final report has been amended following feedback on the interim report. Read the final report here, and the interim report here.
A summary of small sample of in-depth interviews with organisations that had recently become Legal Disciplinary Practices or recognised bodies. Read more here.
Economic framework for segmenting the legal services market and monitoring change. Read more here.